Pelecanidae, Rafinesque, 1815

Somenzari, Marina, Amaral, Priscilla Prudente do, Cueto, Víctor R., Guaraldo, André de Camargo, Jahn, Alex E., Lima, Diego Mendes, Lima, Pedro Cerqueira, Lugarini, Camile, Machado, Caio Graco, Martinez, Jaime, Nascimento, João Luiz Xavier do, Pacheco, José Fernando, Paludo, Danielle, Prestes, Nêmora Pauletti, Serafini, Patrícia Pereira, Silveira, Luís Fábio, Sousa, Antônio Emanuel Barreto Alves de, Sousa, Nathália Alves de, Souza, Manuella Andrade de, Telino-Júnior, Wallace Rodrigues & Whitney, Bret Myers, 2018, An overview of migratory birds in Brazil, Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 58, pp. 1-66: 37

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11606/1807-0205/2018.58.03

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5234729

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03AE87D9-FFAD-3404-A169-7E3581EAFE73

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pelecanidae
status

 

Pelecanidae  

Pelecanus occidentalis (VAG)   : occurs on the coast of the American continent on the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, wandering north as far as British Columbia and Nova Scotia in Canada and south as far as Tierra del Fuego ( Elliott, 1992). During its migration south, it can reach inland rivers in AM – the Tapajós and Branco Rivers ( Sick, 1997). It has been recorded for the Amazônia National Park (AM and PA) in January ( Kasecker & Silva, 2011), PA in November ( Almeida-Santos et al., 2015) and December (MPEG 443) and AL in December ( Patrial et al., 2011).